|50 Examples (Em091) - Thee Moths|
First release on Electronic Musik from Birminghams 'Thee Moths' First Actions Thee Moths formed as a fuzzy guitar pop band in 2000, initially as a quintet with former members of Alex's old band Magnetic North Pole. That then slimmed to a trio and then down to a duo. The duo version (Alex and Dominique Ferraton) recorded the first two albums plus a slew of EPs and compilation tracks. Though Dominique left the band Alex continued, releasing several more albums before deciding to call it a day in s...
Keywords: thee moths; experimental; soundscapes; noise; sound collage; stockhause; electronic musik; electronica; found sounds; field recordings
|Recordings Made in London (Em117) - Thee Moths|
Field recordings made by Thee Moths (Alex Botton) presented 'as is' with no post production. The recordings were made on the 2nd of October 2010 and released on the 4th of October 2010. First Actions Thee Moths formed as a fuzzy guitar pop band in 2000, initially as a quintet with former members of Alex's old band Magnetic North Pole. That then slimmed to a trio and then down to a duo. The duo version (Alex and Dominique Ferraton) recorded the first two albums plus a slew of EPs and compilation ...
Keywords: thee moths; alex botton; field recordings; amient; music concrete; atmospheres; electronic musik; textural sounds; london; sounds; magnetic north pole; first actions; second actions
|Thee Moths Sought the Advice of Courage Wolf Volume Two (Em126) - Thee Moths|
Another release from EM favourites Thee Moths. 'Thee Moths Sought the Advice of Courage Wolf, Volume Two' is the second, and final, installment of the 'Courage Wolf' series, two hours of noise music recorded directly onto a dictaphone. 'Volume Two' features a Mattel U-Create, a Russian Big Muff, a Hohner bass guitar, an original (not FM3) Buddha Machine, a small hand made synth, a Squier Telecaster, and (on side two) a simple piece of generative music software...
Keywords: thee moths; birmingham; noise; dictaphone; industrial; field recording; electronica; sound art; experimental; collage; tape cut ups; music concrete; courage wolf; u-create; guitar drone; noise music; lo fi; tape hiss; big muff; self generative music; musique concrete; electro acoustic
|Field Recordings made in Mallorca, October 2010 (Em129) - Thee Moths|
Thee Moths - 'Field Recordings Made in Mallorca, October 2010' 14 tracks of unedited field recordings made during a week long trip to Spain. www.theemoths.co.uk
Keywords: mallorca; spain; field recordings; sound scapes; landscapes; palma; summer; autumn; sound collage; thee moths; electronic musik; alex botten; wildlife; natural sounds; city sounds; city scape; sea sounds; street sounds; beach; mediteranian
|Drne EP (Em118) - Mutate|
Mutate is Ade Bordicott (Birmingham UK) This is his 1st release on Electronic Musik MUTATE - DRNE EP (2010) 01. Bedsit 02. Calling 03. Rupture ov light An 'Electronic Musik' release www.myspace.com/mutate69
Keywords: glaciate; and fate was foolish; noise bastard; stray dog city; birmingham; ambient; dark ambient; collage; music concrete; experimental; sound; dada; fluxus; stray recordings; thee moths; sound art; noise art
Downloads: 277 (1 review)
|Campanas Para Los Amigos y Musicos (Em103) - Thee Moths|
Thee Moths is the name audio and visual artist Alex Botten has released most of his music under over the last decade. Following hot on the heels of the 'Data Magic Analogue Wonder' full length, 'Campanas....' was recorded in one take, without computers,and without any post production. Synths, bells, theremin, voice, anddelay combine to make rough edged lo-fi swells and loops, familiar to anyone who has caught recent live shows...
Keywords: thee moths; 50 examples; alex botton; alex botton clark; ambient; theremin; bells; noise; electronica; live recording; electronic musik; blood moon; fonik; sound collage; music concrete; analogue delay; analogue; systhesizer; voice; vox; xenakis; nono; ligeti; varese; zappa; amm; dada; sound art; artist; soundscape; noisescape
|Extended Play (Em174) - Alex Charles|
New EP from Alex Charles After over 10 years of playing under the group name Thee Moths, Alex Botten has finally taken the step of becoming 'solo'. Changing the way he works, bringing his laptop back to the fore, the new music will be both simpler in terms of the raw materials used, and more complex based on structure. Live shows will include sampling on the fly, and building complex tapestries of sound...
Keywords: alex charles; thee moths; electronica; found sounds; improvisation; noise; sound art; soundscapes; textural sounds; alex botten; minimalist
|December 26th 2011 (Em160) - Thee Alex|
Thee Alex 'December 26th, 2011' Recorded live in one take, with no overdubs on Boxing Day, 2011. Casio SK-1, Boss DD5, Korg Monotron, Bliptronic, Stylophone, Danelectro distortion pedal. All music and cover art by Alex Botten www.alexcharlesmusic.co.uk www.alexbottten.co.uk www.theemoths.co.uk
Keywords: thee moths; alex botten; noise; analogue; digital; sound art; field recordings; ambient; birmingham; soundscapes; electronic music; electronic musik; art; sound collage; uk noise; electronica; vco; vcf; vca
|Live in Wolverhampton (Em148) - Thee Moths|
Live recording from Thee Moths. Recorded on the 18th June 2011 at The Lighthouse, Wolverhampton, UK. I was lucky enought to witness this amazing perfomance 1st hand and hence requested Alex release it with the label. First Actions Thee Moths formed as a fuzzy guitar pop band in 2000, initially as a quintet with former members of Alex's old band Magnetic North Pole. That then slimmed to a trio and then down to a duo...
Keywords: thee moths; noise; ambient; music concrete; alex botten; electronic musik; experimental music; experimental; stockhausen; amm; sound art; sound artist; soundscape; noisescape; wolverhampton; lighthouse; light house; drones; drone; dronescape; industrial; dystopian; loops
|Thee Moths sought the advice of the Courage Wolf: Vol 1 (Em119) - Thee Moths|
Another release from EM favourites Thee Moths. The physical release of 'Thee Moths Sought the Advice of Courage Wolf: Volume 1' is a single microcassette, the same microcassette that the album was recorded onto via an old dictaphone. Analogue synths, distortion, theremin, voice, banjo-dulcimer, delay, kaoss pad, guitar, pick-up and dictaphone feedback are all buried under layers of tape hiss and mechanical distortion...
Keywords: thee moths; noise; industrail; sound art; alex botton; electronic musik; sound collage; electronic music; stockhausen; steve reich; philip glass; birmingham; uk; electronica; tape noise; tape hiss; tape collage; dystopian; synthesizers; analogue
|Live in the North (Em183) - Alex Charles|
Two live sets from Alex Charles recorded on consecutive nights in March 2012. Set 1 recorded live at Open Circuit, The Lanternhouse, Ulverston Set 2 recorded live at Blank Canvas, The Ship and Mitre, Liverpool Thanks go to Shaun Blezard (Open Circuit) and Phil Morton (Blank Canvas) Cover art by Alex Charles (2012)
Keywords: alex charles; ambient; live; sound art; thee moths; ulverston; open circuit; liverpool; blank canvas; electronica; electronic musik; free downloads; net label; music concrete; lo fi; glitch; sampling; frakture; blank canvas; em183; spacial; stereo
|Frosty Morning (Em128) - Thee Moths vs Mutate|
Mutate & Thee Moths 'Frosty Morning' Recorded at The Lab, by Ade Bordicott. Ade played effects pedals, dictaphones, and bass guitar Alex played theremin, Elk-tronics synth, Yamaha mini-keyboard, Mattel U-Create Originally made as a session for Phantom Circuit. http://www.myspace.com/mutate69 http://www.theemoths.co.uk
Keywords: mutate; thee moths; ade bordicott; alex botten; experimental; noise; soundscapes; sound collage; sound art; electronica; guitar loops; tape loops; phantom circuit; birmingham; frosty morning; music concrete; musik; musique; electronic musik; UK net label
|Electronic Musik Sampler (Em135) - Various Artists|
This is a selection from the recent releases from Electronc Musik. It does contain a new (March 2011) exclusive track from Noise Research. It's a radical reworking of the track '4th from the Left' which has now become 'Third from the Left'. The music was chosen by selecting the thrid track from each respective release, hence all can be classed as 'track 3'. The sampler is a great example of the wonderful roster of artists on this label...
Keywords: thee moths; noise research; richard knight; various artists; noise; ambient; electronica; avant garde; mutate; herve perez; diamond family archive; ambient fabric; stockhausen; electronic music; music concrete; psychedelic; psychedelia; art noise; psyche noise; haunted; john cage; industrial; grindcore; sludgecore; dada; sound art; graham dunning; art; post rock; post punk; chris whitehead; piscis; pesticide organica; pangea; Weltausstellung; richard wilmer; chris lynn; field recordings
Downloads: 460 (1 review)
|Fifth Compilation (Em146) - Various Artists|
The fifth compilation from Electronic Musik. Featuring exclusive tracks from the labels roster and many artists new to the label. Thanks to everyone who contributed to this release - Ian (June, 2011) Electronic Musik Blog Artwork copyright Ian Simpson (2011)
Keywords: .RR; noise research; radio scotvoid; my brother daniel; the finer points of sadism; electronic musik; noise; ambient; electronica; free improvisation; clutter; mesma; thee moths; hot hail; ambient fabric; graham dunning; gary fisher; zreen toyz; the implicit order; matthew shaw; sebastian krawczuk; gary rouzer; mutant beatniks; richard wilmer; the alaska none; an L after I an N before E; pregnant spore; pangea; hxdk; eloine and origami boe; yoshihiro kicuchi; sean derrick cooper marquardt; arklight; asthma; sebastian sighell; cheap machines; mutate; kqwiet; anton mobin; gary fisher; sound art; music concrete; electroacoustic; power noise; power electronics; modern music; modern composition; the new music; free download; compilation V; five; psychedelic; psychedelia; ray dickaty; spiritualized; field recordings; found sounds; audio treatments